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Create Strong Passwords, Keep Facebook Account Secure: Computer Tips

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If your password is the same as your username, it's not secure. Get some suggestions in the Computer Tips Blog on Patch. Photo Credit: Getty
If your password is the same as your username, it's not secure. Get some suggestions in the Computer Tips Blog on Patch. Photo Credit: Getty
Worried about what others can see on Facebook? Check out the blog post from Riva Computers on tips to keep your Facebook account secure

"Facebook is a treasure trove of personal information and the bad guys know this," according to the blog. "Some of what you think is private on Facebook is not so private because Facebook keeps changing its privacy rules and settings." 

Suggestions range from being careful about friend requests to avoiding posting anything personal. Yet, one of the biggest things you can do to prevent your account from being hacked is to change your password frequently.

Speaking of passwords, be sure to read the blog post about creating passwords if you think your password is foolproof! 

Whether you are looking to speed up Mac OSX or perform regular maintenance on your PC, Patch blogger Riva Computers offers tips for computer and Internet users. 

Click here to see all the posts in the Computer Tips Blog.

TELL US: What computer questions do you have that you'd like to see our blogger answer? Leave a comment to let us know.
sidthesecuritypro January 04, 2014 at 08:13 AM
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